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A 39-year-old female asked:

I did colonoscopy because i had positive occult blood , i'm really worried, the polyp they found is 4 cm, what are the chances that it is cancer ?

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Dr. Charles Glueck
Clinical Lipidology 57 years experience
Wait for path: You need to wait for the path report. In general, polyps above 2 cm are more likely to be cancerous, but the nature of the polyp is also important.

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Last updated Nov 2, 2017

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